H.R. 872 (112th): Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011


Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 31, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Bob Gibbs

Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/21/2011--Reported to Senate without amendment.Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 - Amends the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as ... Read more >

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Mar 2, 2011

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Mar 9, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Mar 31, 2011
Passed House

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Jun 21, 2011
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 872”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


137 cosponsors (107R, 30D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 31, 2011 2:55 p.m.
Passed 292/130

Related Bills

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H.R. 935 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 31, 2014

S. 3605 (Related)
Restoring Effective Environmental Protection Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

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